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May
19
Sun
Maine Heart Walk @ Back Cove Trail and Parking Lot 1 Preble Street Ext Portland, ME 04101
May 19 @ 8:00 am
Maine Heart Walk @ Back Cove Trail and Parking Lot 1 Preble Street Ext Portland, ME 04101 | Portland | Maine | United States
The Heart Walk is part of a community campaign focused on engaging local companies, corporations and their employees to join the fight against heart disease and stroke. This major American Heart Association fundraiser is being chaired by Charlie Therrien, president of Northern Light Mercy Hospital. Therrien and his committee have set a goal to raise $545,000 through corporate donations and walk teams.
The Heart Walk will kick off with a morning celebration hosted by Channel 8 WMTW’s Kathleen Jordan and 101.9 POR’s Courtney Ross. The program will include a local heart disease survivor speaker, stroke prevention information, and useful prevention information aimed at inspiring people to improve their heart and brain health.
May
20
Mon
Dinner Together in Celebration of AAPI Heritage Month at Crispy Gai @ Crispy Gai
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dinner Together in Celebration of AAPI Heritage Month at Crispy Gai @ Crispy Gai | Portland | Maine | United States

WE ARE SO EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE OUR THIRD ANNUAL ~DINNER TOGETHER~ IN CELEBRATION OF AAPI HERITAGE MONTH! WE ARE FEATURING 5 LOCAL CHEFS FOR A FIVE COURSE DINNER TO BENEFIT UNIFIED ASIAN COMMUNITIES!

The acronym AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander) serves to bring several identities together to include the many ethnicities that have helped shape the U.S. and its food scene.

This year you’ll see featured dishes from: Mitr, Thanh Thanh 2, Little Brother, Banh Appetit, Amadeus Florendo, and a special drink pairing by Matcha Mood! Local establishments and folks that we all know and love!

DINNER IS $70 PER PERSON WITH ALL FOOD AND DRINK PROCEEDS GOING DIRECTLY TO UAC! RESERVATIONS ONLY! CALL 207-747-5666 TO RESERVE YOUR SEATS!

COME OUT AND CELEBRATE THE VIBRANT CULTURES THAT ENRICH OUR COMMUNITY!

Jun
13
Thu
Stitch Fashion Show @ Maine Studio Works
Jun 13 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stitch Fashion Show @ Maine Studio Works | Portland | Maine | United States

You’re invited to STITCH: Maine Designers on the Runway, a Fashion Fundraiser benefiting the Maine Crafts Association.

Thursday, June 13, 2024 | (new location!) Maine Studio Works
170 Anderson St. Portland, ME.
5 p.m. – 9 p.m. | Runway at 6:30 p.m.

Join us for an evening of style, celebrating local designers, while supporting the Maine Crafts Association. Enjoy a live runway show featuring the work of six designers and shop the style market, now with 15 vendors showing handmade apparel, jewelry, shoes, and accessories.

Tickets: Each ticket purchased includes admission to the runway show and style market, a complimentary beverage ticket, bites, music, and more! Follow the link in our bio to purchase tickets and meet the designers.

Jun
15
Sat
The Big Gay Dance Party with Equality Community Center @ State Theatre
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 16 @ 12:00 am
The Big Gay Dance Party with Equality Community Center @ State Theatre | Portland | Maine | United States

The Equality Community Center is thrilled to partner with the State Theatre and Coast 93.1 to continue the long standing tradition of the Saturday night dance party benefit during #PridePortland weekend.

The Big GAY Dance Party is back and promises to be bigger and gayer than ever as we turn the State Theatre into the biggest dance floor in the city!! With the ever increasing attacks against our community, this year’s Pride celebration will be a chance to be with the community and re-charge for the work that lays ahead.

Have no doubt this will be the Pride party of the year with the two amazing DJs, sexy go-go dancers, some fierce dance performances, VIP lounge, and announcing our VERY special guest…….can we get a drumroll please……Plane Jane, star of the current season of RuPaul’s Drag Race!

And to make the night and Pride weekend even more meaningful, every dollar raised through ticket sales and sponsorships will directly support the ECC’s capital campaign to break ground on our new affordable housing complex for LGBTQ+ older adults and their allies, to be located right next to the Center in downtown Portland!

Date: Saturday, June 15, 2024
Time: 7pm-12am
Location: The State Theatre, Portland

Starring: Plane Jane, star of Season 16 of RuPaul’s Drag Race

Featuring: Maine’s own DJ Jodi and internationally renowned DJ Robbie Leslie of Sirius XM and Studio 54 and performances by THEM Burlesque and Hustle and Flow 

Ages 18+
ASL Interpreted

Tickets – Click HERE to purchase now!

  • Early bird (before June 1): $20

  • Advanced (June 1 – June 14): $25

  • Day of: $30

  • VIP Experience: $50 (includes Meet and Greet with Plane Jane and access to private bar in VIP Lounge; limited # available)

  • Don’t want to pay online fees? No worries, stop by the State Theatre box office on Fridays (10am-5pm) to get your tickets.

  • A limited # of pay-what-you-can and free tickets available upon request.

  • No refunds.

For more information about the event, including sponsorship opportunities: email events@eccmaine.org.

Aug
17
Sat
2024 FLOTILLA TO FIGHT CANCER BENEFIT CONCERT @ Casco Bay off Cow Island, Maine
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2024 FLOTILLA TO FIGHT CANCER BENEFIT CONCERT @ Casco Bay off Cow Island, Maine | Long Island | Maine | United States

In August, you can join an epic two-hour Flotilla to Fight Cancer cruise departing from Maine Wharf at 1:00 pm. The journey heads to Cow Island, accompanied by live music and scenic views.

This event is not just a cruise; it’s a commitment to a cause, with 50% of ticket proceeds being donated to the Maine Cancer Foundation. Enjoy the blend of entertainment, beautiful sights, and a spirit of community contribution on this special cruise.

 

Rain date set for August 18th